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Laura Flanders Show

From taking power to making power. This week "The Laura Flanders Show" presents a special report from Athens, Greece, where many are asking if progressives in government can change much if people don’t change society first. Many people recall the story of Syriza, the progressive left government that took power after the financial crisis. But what fewer people know is the creativity with which Greeks responded to the financial crisis to meet the needs of their community. Their approach to meeting the needs of their community could be be sowing the seeds for societal transformation.

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Laura Flanders Show

From I will not to yes we will. This week on the Laura Flanders Show as the midterm elections play out, we look at the struggle for good governance in these United States and hear from Historian Jeff Biggers, Dream Defender Philip Agnew, and Deb Haaland on her race to be the first Native American woman in the US Congress. Plus, women’ s suffrage fighter Susan B. Anthony, and the voice of the people’s historian, Howard Zinn.

  • 2018-11-16T18:00:00-08:00
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Laura Flanders Show

In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, something unexpected rose up out of the devastation in the Rockaways, worker-owned businesses. Now 6 years later, we get an update from Lorena Giron and Brendan Martin of The Working World, an organization focused on starting and sustaining cooperatives in low-income communities. We also hear from noted Marxist geographer and anthropologist, David Harvey about the perils of the "State-Finance Nexus" in the face of economic upheaval.

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show